University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the R. W. Hudson Papers, 1900-1912



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Hudson, R. W.
Title: Hudson, R. W., Papers
Dates: 1900-1912
Abstract: Composed of correspondence, the R. W. Hudson Papers, 1900-1912, document Hudson’s activities as a judge in Pearsall, Texas.
Extent: 17 items
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

A resident of Pearsall, Texas, R. W. Hudson served as a judge during the early 20th century. He supported a number of Democratic political campaigns, both at the state and national levels.


Scope and Contents

Composed of correspondence, the R. W. Hudson Papers, 1900-1912, document Hudson’s activities as a judge in Pearsall, Texas. Letters from journalists, attorneys, political committees, and such politicians as James S. Hogg and Woodrow Wilson concern democratic political campaigns in Texas.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.


Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Hudson, R. W. -- Archives.
Subjects (Organizations)
Democratic Party (Tex.).
Subjects
Political campaigns -- Texas.
Places
Pearsall (Tex.) -- History -- 20th century -- Sources.
Texas -- Politics and government.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

R. W. Hudson Papers, 1900-1912, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

Basic processing and cataloging of this collection was supported with funds from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) for the Briscoe Center’s "History Revealed: Bringing Collections to Light" project, 2009-2011.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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2E257 Correspondence, 1900-1912